Though we all know Kolkata for its signature dishes like Macher Jhol, Jhal Muri, Kathi Roll, and Rasgulla but to your surprise ‘The City of Joy’ also has some mind-boggling Punjabi restaurants. Therefore, if you are a Punjabi cuisine buff then here are the hotspots for you:-
1.Jai Hind Dhaba
Just like its name, the menu and ambiance of this restaurant are absolutely worth it. The dhaba is a popular chilling zone for people from all states and cultural backgrounds, especially during the weekends. The dhaba is known for its signature dishes like Chicken Bharta, Aloo Do Pyaza, and Paneer Tikka. So if you are in Kolkata this week, then do give it a shot!
Be at: - 41/1A, Sarat Bose Road, Paddapukur, Kolkata.
How hard on your pocket: - INR 450 (approx)
2. Balwant Singh’s Dhaba
Balwant Singh’s dhaba is undoubtedly the best place to satisfy your Punjabi food cravings in this ‘City Of Joy.’ Cuisines like Kulchas, different varieties of Paneer and super cool Lassis will definitely make you drool. So having sips of lassi along with bites of spicy Punjabi food must be in your to-do list, whenever you land in Kolkata.
Where it is:- 10/B, Harish Mukherjee Rd, Bhowanipore, Kolkata, West Bengal 700025
How hard on your pocket:- INR 500 (approx)
3. Rang De Basanti Dhaba
Known for its ultimate and unique décor, ‘Rang De Basanti’ will give you an ultimate feel of being somewhere in Punjab. And the special Punjabi food is a cherry on the cake. But what makes it more special is their authentic masalas and cooking methods which you get to see only in Punjab. So if you are the one whose taste buds go crazy whenever you hear about Punjabi food, then this place is just for you.
Head to: - DN-37, DN Block, Sector V, Bidhannagar, Kolkata, and West Bengal 700091
How hard on your pocket:- INR 250 (approx)
4. Honey Da Dhaba
Akin to its name, this awesome dhaba serves authentic Punjabi food with sheer sweetness. Its cuisines attract hundreds of food freaks not just from Kolkata but from the entire northeast. So if you are in Kolkata then don’t forget to head to -
P54, VIP Road, Scheme VII M, Opposite ESI Hospital, Kankurgachi, Kolkata
29 Rajdanga Main Road, Nabapally Bus Stop, Near Frank Ross Pharmacy, Rashbehari Ruby Connector, Kasba, Kolkata
How hard on your pocket: - INR 800 (approx)
5. The Funjabi Tadka
Located in the vicinity of the infamous Salt Lake region of Kolkata, the Punjabi Tadka is a perfect place to feel the authentic Punjabi vibes in Kolkata. The restaurant is a perfect destination for you if you are a diehard Punjabi food lover. So add some Funjabi Tadka to your life this weekend if you are in Kolkata and be at -
T8T, 1st Floor, Block G, Sector 5, Salt Lake, Kolkata
How hard on your pocket: - INR 1100 (approx)
So, guys, this was it from our side, if you think we have missed out on any names then don’t fail to remind us in the comments section below.